Moxyland by Lauren Beukes

Moxyland

Lauren Beukes

fiction science fiction dark mysterious tense medium-paced

367 pages | first published 2008

Description

A frighteningly persuasive, high-tech fable, this novel follows the lives of four narrators living in an alternative futuristic Cape Town, South Africa. Kendra, an art-school dropout, brands herself for a nanotech marketing program; Lerato, an amb...
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Moods

dark 100%
tense 75%
adventurous 50%
challenging 50%
reflective 50%
sad 50%
emotional 25%

Pace

medium 75%
fast 25%

Plot- or character-driven?

Character: 66% | A mix: 33%

Strong character development?

It's complicated: 50% | No: 25% | Yes: 25%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 75% | No: 25%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 100%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 100%

Average rating

3.54